Posts Tagged ‘Carmelites’

Saint Teresa of Ávila and Drawing Closer to God

Tuesday, October 15th, 2013

As Blessed Pope John Paul II observed, “People today put more trust in witnesses than in teachers, in experience than in teaching, and in life and action than in theories” (Redemptoris Missio, 42, citing Evangelii Nuntiandi, 41).  This explains the popularity of Saint Teresa of Ávila, a Doctor of the Church whose writings are profoundly […] [Read more]